17 relations: Ascomycota, Biopesticide, Bombyx mori, Clavicipitaceae, Entomopathogenic fungus, Fungus, Genus, Hypocreales, LUBILOSA, Metacordyceps, Metarhizium acridum, Metarhizium anisopliae, Metarhizium brunneum, Metarhizium flavoviride, Metarhizium majus, Sordariomycetes, Teleomorph, anamorph and holomorph.
Ascomycota is a division or phylum of the kingdom Fungi that, together with the Basidiomycota, form the subkingdom Dikarya.
Biopesticides, a contraction of 'biological pesticides', include several types of pest management intervention: through predatory, parasitic, or chemical relationships.
The silkworm is the larva or caterpillar or imago of the domestic silkmoth, Bombyx mori (Latin: "silkworm of the mulberry tree").
The Clavicipitaceae are a family of fungi within the order Hypocreales.
An entomopathogenic fungus is a fungus that can act as a parasite of insects and kills or seriously disables them.
A fungus (plural: fungi or funguses) is any member of the group of eukaryotic organisms that includes microorganisms such as yeasts and molds, as well as the more familiar mushrooms.
A genus (genera) is a taxonomic rank used in the biological classification of living and fossil organisms, as well as viruses, in biology.
The Hypocreales are an order of fungi within the class Sordariomycetes, consisting of seven families, 237 genera, and 2647 species.
LUBILOSA was the name of a research programme that aimed at developing a biological alternative to the chemical control of locusts.
Metacordyceps is a genus of fungi in the family Clavicipitaceae.
Metarhizium acridum is the new name given to a group of fungal isolates that are known to be virulent and specific to the Acrididea.
Metarhizium anisopliae, formerly known as Entomophthora anisopliae (basionym), is a fungus that grows naturally in soils throughout the world and causes disease in various insects by acting as a parasitoid.
Metarhizium brunneum, is the re-instated name of a group of reassigned Metarhizium isolates, previously grouped in the species "Metarhizium anisopliae var.
Metarhizium flavoviride is the name given to a group of fungal isolates that are known to be virulent against Hemiptera and some Coleoptera.
Metarhizium majus is the new name given to a group of fungal isolates that are known to be virulent against Scarabaeidae, a family of beetles.
Sordariomycetes is a class of fungi in the subdivision Pezizomycotina (Ascomycota), consisting of 28 orders, 90 families, 1344 genera.
In mycology, the terms teleomorph, anamorph, and holomorph apply to portions of the life cycles of fungi in the phyla Ascomycota and Basidiomycota.